Ethiopian Dam

Egypt's UN mission holds seminar on efforts to reach deal on Ethiopia's dam

Fri, 25 Sep 2020 - 12:04 GMT

The Egyptian mission to the United Nations in Geneva organized on Thursday a seminar to explain Egypt’s efforts to reach a deal on the disputed Ethiopian dam and preserve the interests of the concerned states.

US administration halts aid to Ethiopia over GERD dispute

Fri, 28 Aug 2020 - 12:37 GMT

The plan, which was approved by US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, could suspend about $130 million from the aid.

Sisi, ministers discuss Ethiopian Dam issue ahead of US meeting

Wed, 22 Jan 2020 - 06:22 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Wednesday met with a number of ministers, to discuss the issue of the construction of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) and other issues, including counter-terrorism efforts.

Sisi, Trump discuss Libyan crisis, Ethiopian Dam talks

Thu, 26 Dec 2019 - 07:01 GMT

Sisi affirmed Egypt’s support to the Libyan people’s will, in this regard, to achieve security and stability in the war-torn country, during his phone call with Trump.

GERD-lagging construction sees new delay due to work defects

Sat, 15 Dec 2018 - 03:24 GMT

Possible defects with the hydro-electrical plant’s equipment of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) will postpone its completion to the end of 2022.

Tripartite meeting on Ethiopian dam wraps up

Wed, 26 Sep 2018 - 10:29 GMT

The tripartite ministerial meeting on the Ethiopian dam grouping Sudan, Egypt and Ethiopia, held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia over two days, wrapped up on Wednesday.

Egypt aspires to reach agreement with Sudan, Ethiopia on GERD

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 - 12:36 GMT

Egypt still has high hopes to reach a consensual agreement with Ethiopia and Sudan regarding Ethiopia’s controversial Renaissance Dam.

Ethiopian PM's visit to Cairo aims to salvage GERD talks

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 - 07:21 GMT

Amid ongoing disagreement between Cairo and Addis Ababa over the Ethiopian Grand Renaissance Dam (EGRD), Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn.